Before getting into politics, Nadine Girault first worked in the competitive field of B2B sales in the electronics sector. She then moved on to the Montréal Urban Community’s police department, where she developed a unique proactive training concept for its 2,500 officers and commanders.
Over the course of the following 15 years, Ms. Girault held leadership positions at a number of major financial institutions, where she earned a reputation as an agent of change skilled at instilling a culture of performance by aiming for high standards while remaining focused on customer needs. She also worked as a leadership, marketing and business development consultant.
Nadine Girault holds a BBA with a major in finances and marketing from HEC Montréal and was awarded a Silver Medal in 2002 for her MBA in financial services from Université du Québec à Montréal.
Ms. Girault is very involved in her community and sits on a number of committees and boards of directors of various organizations, including Investissement Québec, Fonds de solidarité FTQ, École supérieure de ballet du Québec, Fondation de l’Hôpital Jean-Talon, the Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont Foundation, 24h Tremblant and Association des femmes en finance du Québec
Nadine Girault was elected MNA for Bertrand on October 1, 2018, and was appointed Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie on October 18, 2018, and Minister of Immigration, Francization and Integration on June 22, 2020.